Pakistan longest hiking trail has just been inaugurated in Islamabad. The 44 KM long trail will connect Islamabad’s Margalla Hills National Park to Haripur district of KPK.
The route is known as Trail No. 5 which is already being used by hikers of Islamabad daily. The government is looking forward to further develop the trail so it is modernized and promotes tourism in the country.
According to reports, at least 35 KM of the track lies inside KPK. This trail is also part of the government’s plan to work on restoring tourist sites in the country to attract international tourism in the country.
The trail 5 is one of the most popular and used hiking trails in Islamabad. It has three interconnected tracks that are completely different in nature. For example, the first track has a spring on the route which is popularly known as the Ficus Spring. The other track which is solely used for hiking is considered dangerous and has many steep areas which serve as a thrilling journey for adventurous people.
With the additional track, people who love nature and have a keen eye for health and fitness will receive a new challenging activity in the capital.